Things to do in Harrison, NE with kids
Can’t decide if you want to experience the true American prairies, marvel at magnificent peaks, get lost in a rich history or have some fun in some sand dunes? In Nebraska, you don’t have to - it has it all!
What better way to start your family adventure than with genuine Nebraskan activities, like the historic Pioneer Village, the very sweet and entertaining Poppys Pumpkin Patch?
Museums like Omaha Children’s Museum and Custer County Historical Society offer kids opportunities to learn creatively, and the outdoors are just waiting to be played in with the 2,000 acre Lake Minatare, and the activity packed Missouri National River.
Of course, there are a host of fun activities for those active families - with centers like Columbus Event Center or the rolling fun of Skate Zone. Families can even enjoy the charming small town-vibes with those sweet pumpkin patches, like Valas or Country Harvest, or perhaps enjoy the world’s largest indoor desert at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo!
Nebraska has so much to offer kids, with an incredible amount of fun things to do both indoors and outdoors. A truly unique character within the USA.
Museum, Miocene mammal fossil displays, 12 minute movie about the fossil discoveries. The Cook Collection of American Indian artifacts, beautiful and noteworthy pieces of handcrafted items given to rancher James Cook and his family. Two walking trail....
The Museum of the Fur Trade is much more than a history museum - it is a step back in time, and features over 6,000 artifacts to illustrate daily life in early America for fur traders and Native Americans.
Outdoor fun in Nebraska with over 2,000 acres of water fun to be had! From fishing, speed boating, and swimming....adventurous family fun, as well as the state ONLY lighthouse!
Riverside Discovery Center is a 25 acre zoo is filled with a host of exotic and domestic animals, with petting zoo and splash pad too!
Explore the Legacy of the Plains Museum where America's roots run deep - located on the Oregon Trail, explore an impressive collection of pioneer artifacts, an 80 acre working farm & more!
The weird and the wonderful replica of the UK's Stonehenge, but with cars! Yes, it's Carhenge!
A nature and fishing inspired Nebraskan RV and camping getaway for the whole family, right near the shores of Lake McConaughy - and open March to December!
A quiet country setting for those failing heading out into the Nebraskan country for an RV experience together.